International Business, Minor

Program Description

(for Business and NonBusiness Majors)

This minor is designed to serve students who are interested in supplementing their major with a global dimension. A minimum of 12 hours must be taken at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. For additional information, contact the academic advisor in the College of Business.

Program Requirements

Required Courses
ACCT 3315Multinational Entities: Accounting and Consolidations3
or ECON 3315 International Economic Issues
FINA 4315International Finance3
MGMT 4315Multinational Management3
MKTG 4340International Marketing3
BUSI 4310International Business3
Approved upper level elective3
Total Hours18


BUSI 0010  Orientation to Online Learning  
0 Semester Credit Hours  

This non-credit, no-cost, self-paced web-based course introduces new online MBA and new online Master of Accountancy students to successful online learning practices and the Blackboard Learn environment.

BUSI 0011  Cob Student Code of Ethics and Plagiarism  
0 Semester Credit Hours  

The emphasis of this non-credit, web-based course is educational. It covers the provisions in the COB Student Code of Ethics and covers information related to the issue of plagiarism. It prepares business majors to successfully complete an online test to meet a requirement for graduation.

BUSI 0088  Graduation Requirements Review  
0 Semester Credit Hours  

The purpose of this non-credit, web-based course is educational.  This no cost course provides important information to prepare students for a successful progression toward graduation.

Prerequisite: MGMT 3312.

Co-requisite: MGMT 3310.  
BUSI 1310  Introduction to the Business Environment  
3 Semester Credit Hours (3 Lecture Hours)  

An overview of the nature of business and its environment. Emphasizes the dynamic role of business in everyday life and its importance to society. Not open to Juniors or Seniors majoring in business.

TCCNS: BUSI 1301  
BUSI 4310  International Business  
3 Semester Credit Hours (3 Lecture Hours)  

An understanding of international business including its importance in today's world, the evolution of international institutions and the monetary system, the differences and similarities among nations and cultures, and the special characteristics of the business functions in a global setting.